Episode 2 – Marshall’s World

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to make history? What if you invented something that changed the course of an event? The life of George C. Marshall clearly shows the connection between individual destinies and larger historical forces. Because of his military career, Marshall’s own life was inextricably linked with the life […]

Episode 1 – The Marshall Plan

Two years after the end of World War II, President Truman appointed George Marshall as Secretary of State. The Secretary of State is the person who represents the United States in its dealings with other countries and gives the president advice on how to relate to these countries. When Marshall became Secretary of State he […]